Training & Information Day for Trekking & Riding Centres at Equestrian Centre, Adare, Co Limerick on Monday 2nd December 2014
10.00am Tea/Coffee available on arrival.
10.15am Welcome Address
10.20am Classroom presentation by Gemma Ferrer BHSIT & SM – the use of Equestrian Tourism qualifications in AIRE Trekking / Riding Centres.
11.20am “The Trek Leader & Rider from Hell!” Short demonstration given by Clonshire Equestrian Centre Students
12.00pm Value of a balanced diet. Economising on a Feed Bill. Practical worming advice by Nia O’Malley, Equine Nutritionist, Red Mills
1.45pm Grassland Management by Declan McArdle B.S.Eq.Sc, B.H.S.I. Equine Specialist Advisor Teagasc
2.20pm Journey of the Equestrian Tourist by Justine McCarthy,Failte Ireland.
2.50pm Importance of Liability Protection in the Riding/Trekking Centre By Brendan Walsh, Director Sweeney Walsh & Associates.
3.30pm Questions & Closing Address
Take M20 south from Limerick, N21 through Adare village in direction of Rathkeale. Clonshire Equestrian Centre is on right hand side of road and is well sign posted.
Cost €20 for Training & Lunch
AIRE Students €15
Winter League begins on Sunday 17th of November. It is run over six Sundays and there are four different competitions. The heights for each competition are as follows:
Micro Competition – Small Crosspoles, starts at 12pm
Mini Competition – 60cm, starts at 1pm
Midi Competition – 85cm, starts at approx 3pm
Maxi Competition – 1M, starts at approx 5pm
The following are the dates for Winter/Turkey League 2013:
Sunday 17th November 2013
Sunday 24th November 2013
Sunday 1st December 2013
Sunday 8th December 2013
Sunday 15th December 2013
Sunday 22nd December 2013
We look forward to seeing everyone taking part!!!!